As reported on the WebUrbanist, in cities such as Dubai, Las Vegas or Shanghai the rate of change over recent decades has been jaw-dropping.
Below are some incredible contrasts which demonstrate the varying landscapes. Read the original article here.
Shanghai, China – 1990 and 2010
Dubai - 1990 and 2003
Las Vegas, Nevada – 1954 and 2009
Tokyo, Japan – 1960s and 2010
Shenzhen, China. The fastest growing city in the world.
The annual Wacky Warning Label contest challenges Americans to find the most ridiculous warning labels in the country, as reported on Forbes. (link above)
This years winner was The Jabra Drive 'N' Talk which is a Bluetooth speakerphone accessory for cellphones to be used in the car. The Drive 'N' Talk carries this contradictory warning label: "Never operate your speakerphone while driving
The return of Beavis and Butt-head has been confirmed to the New York Post by sources at MTV. Mike Judge will create the new series and once again provide the voices of Beavis and Butt-head. The new series will feature the duo still in high school and will feature current music videos for the duo to comment on and make fun of. The animation will still remain traditionally hand-drawn. MTV president Van Toffler said the inspiration for him to ask for a revival was seeing a Lady Gaga video, adding that "I felt like there was a whole crop of new artists — and what the world sorely missed was the point of view that only Beavis and Butt-Head could bring."
In anticipation of their return, here are some pieces of Beavis and Butt-head fan-art
From its debut in 2005, to peak sales in 2007 and quiet death in 2011, the Guitar Hero series has left millions with plastic instruments stored away in cupboards. The info-graphic below from IGN details what went right and what went wrong for the Guitar Hero series in its 5 turbulent years.
Tetris was released for the first time in 1984, and immortalised five years later when it came as a "free" game with the original Nintendo Game Boy.
Online gaming and smart phones have only served to increase this old classic's popularity in recent times.
As the first generations to grow up playing Tetris, we can appreciate the delicious Tetris themes cakes and other treats below